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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 18%
Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 23:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 58' South
Longitude: 121° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.91 meters/second, 1601.7 km/hour, 995.2 miles/hour or 864.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.59 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 27' 53.9"995.22 miwest0° 11' 35.6"13.28 minorth995.48 mi
24 hours12° 33' 34.9"864.14 mieast4° 41' 04.7"321.91 minorth924.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSat 3:22 PM2323 km1443 miles1254 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Sat 6:22 PM2649 km1646 miles1430 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSat 1:22 PM3352 km2083 miles1810 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 5:22 PM3542 km2201 miles1912 nmEast E
Mexico CitySat 5:22 PM3697 km2297 miles1996 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSat 4:22 PM4024 km2501 miles2173 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 5:22 PM4068 km2528 miles2196 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiSun 1:22 PM4121 km2561 miles2225 nmWest W
San SalvadorSat 5:22 PM4140 km2573 miles2236 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaSat 5:22 PM4344 km2699 miles2345 nmEast-northeast ENE
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